NYSEG believes 95% of power will be restored today for New York customers affected by Halloween storm
ALBANY, NY (WENY) – NYSEG is still working to restore all power for customer's affected by the wind and rain storm that rolled in on Halloween.
The company has made a significant progress towards restoring all power and they will not stop until all power is turned back on. Crews believe 95% of the restoration will be completed by 3 this afternoon.
2,244 customers across the state are without power and more than 178,000 customers were affected by this storm.
Crews have been working overnight to restore power. More than 1,400 personnel are engaged in the restoration across the state. NYSEG says they will continue to give updates on the progress.